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Dec 27, 2012 11:00pm PST
much. changed from what? from when i was a kid. you're from oakland. this is oklahoma. i spent time here on my grandpa's ranch. it's hardly changed at all. [pop] oh, great. just terrific! more car trouble since we met. it goes with the territory. i don't suppose you could... lay some power on it. save some time. i'm not the auto club. terrific. could you lend a wing? be my pleasure. we should find somewhere to stop. i can hardly see a thing. there should be a town somewhere. yeah, twin rivers. that's close to my grandpa's ranch. you want to see some friends? grandpa died when i was young. there's nobody left. want to see the old ranch? i doubt there's anything left. probably subdivided into condos or something like that. that's what really killed him, losing the place, even then. he wanted something to leave to his grandkids. he didn't make it? no. i'm not a farmer anyhow. he wanted something to hand down. it was world war ii. dad enlisted, mom took sick. they sent me here to visit grandpa. i haven't thought about him recently. sounds like you were close. no, not really. not back th
Nov 30, 2012 6:00pm PST
word to 140% of normal, 131 in oakland and san jose at 102% of normal. now, with that storm system moving off to the south, the big question is what is still going to be coming our way. we have this new system developing in the pacific, poised to hit us it weekend, namely on sunday. so don't let your guard down, especially up into the north bay and also for the coastline. flash flood watch will stay in effect from the national weather service until monday morning. again, we're going to track this next strong storm coming up a little later on in the show. >> eye-opening numbers, jeff. thank you. rain, saturation and flooding. it's a problem for several parts of the bay area. that's why there's concern going into this weekend. here now is nbc bay area's marianne favro from san jose. >> reporter: chain saws were needed to remove a large ash tray from the walk way of this los altos home. it came crashing down this morning thanks to heavy winds. high winds also caused this power pole to slope, causing high-voltage lines to sag here on alpine road near palo alto. not motorists had to def
Dec 1, 2012 7:00am PST
cruz mountains. spoty and not heavy, but hayward and oakland are seeing light shower and drizzle activity. this will be the case with lots of low clouds and fog and mist, but tomorrow the main system arrives and that will produce heavy rain in the short amount of time. from 5:00 to 9:00, wind gusts and heavy rain and rising rivers that break all of this down later in the program. enjoy the calm before the storm today. >> thank you very much. as anthony mentioned, several parts of the bay area where flooding is a concern. that includes the peninsula. many people in palo alto and menlo park were knee deep in floodwaters. they have a history of flooding banks and hundreds of homes are in its path. residents are once again concerned. just how much more rain can that creek take? here's today in the bay. >> it was february 1998. >> there was no warning. >> the waters from the san f francisquito creek came in. >> when are it comes over the threshold you look at it and you think oh! >> 14 inches means more than a measurement. >> that's your bottom drawer of all your files. i lost all my
Nov 30, 2012 5:00pm PST
on that in just a few minutes. right now a live look at oakland with dark skies and lingering showers. we have it all for you in just a few minutes. >>> an autistic 16-year-old girl who went missing for two days after leaving an oakland youth center has been found. police say she had been beaten. a concerned bus driver in san francisco called police last night after he saw cheyenne white alone on the bus. police say they will interview her once she is physically able. the teenager is described as having a mental capacity of a 7-year-old. a $5,000 reward is being offered for any information leading to the arrests of the suspects. >>> the u.s. supreme court made no decision today on whether to take up the proposition 8 debate. the justices could make the announcement on monday, or possibly later next week. prop 8, which bans guy marriage has been making its way up the court system. california voters passed a law in 2008, but two years later a judge in san francisco ruled the law is unconstitutional. if the supreme court decides to hear the case, the justices would hear the case in march or april
Dec 1, 2012 5:00pm PST
of time. in fact, yesterday alone, lots of places including san francisco, santa rosa, even oakland set record rainfall amounts for yesterday alone. now, more rain is already on our doorstep. we are still under flash flood watches and warnings. not only up against the coast but it does include san francisco, it includes napa and it also does include santa rosa. some of our hardest hit locations with a particular series of storms. you will notice more rain already starting to approach the coast, and this is just an appetizer of what's to come. we've looked at plenty of rain over the past four days. santa rosa, one of our top cities picked up over 5 1/2 inches of rain. san francisco, not too far behind. 2 1/2, to get down to the south bay, gilroy, 2 1/2 in san francisco topping out right at -- san jose, rather, at 1 1/2 now. we are watching more rain with this next system as you menged, diane. it's going to be very powerful. flash flood watches do mean that flash flooding is likely tomorrow. we're going to be telling you how much rain is going to fall. another thing that's very important,
Dec 1, 2012 6:00pm PST
and warnings posted into the north bay through the santa cruz mountains. heaviest towards oakland stretching east of napa and san rafael. all this activity continuing to barrel in as we head toward the overnight hours. the main brunt of the storm is not even here yet. it's some 1,000 miles off the coast. you can see it kind of getting pulled into our jet stream. it's going to continue to follow right along the jet stream bringing it here across the bay sometime tomorrow morning. we're guessing about 4:00 in the morning is when we'll start to seat heaviest of stuff. that will continue about 9:00 to 10:00 tomorrow morning. 1 to 3 inches of rain expected for most of us. mountains could see four to six. wind gusts will be very high tomorrow. in fact very dangerous with all the rain we've already seen especially with some of the trees and the very saturated soil and our rising river's going to be a concern. here we go. the rain pushes through tonight and then a line of storms about 5:00 in the north bay when the heaviest of stuff pulls through the north bay. around 8:00 the east bay, san francisc
Dec 26, 2012 6:00am PST
he'd deny it. i guess so. fairfield where did you say you were from? oakland... what's that you called me? fairfield, doc fairfield. you're not dunlap and you're not shaking anymore. that nervous break down of yours was just a fake. dad? what's he saying? doc fairfield, i don't even know what he's talking about. oh yes you do. you were with the brains of a bunch of crooks in chicago, barton worked for you, he double crosses you and ran away. when you found him out here you decided to shut him up for good. mr. rogers you don't know what you're saying. i'm afraid i do. you see, hank saw you kill barton, and he also knew that you wrecked that train over in nevada. for the last time i am not doc fairfield and any fool wouldn't know that i can't even get out of this wheel chair. cut the act doc. old hank talked before he died. and if that rifles been fired since i was here last, it will be enough evidence to convict you of murder. ♪ you had to use this gun to kill old hank because he got away with the one you used to kill barton. father, father how could you? i'm sorry l
Dec 1, 2012 5:00am PST
of light action towards oakland and hayward and half moon bay through the santa cruz mountains. all of this moved off quickly and making way for the next system due it arrive tomorrow wr'ches and possibly to six in the mountains before we dry out on monday morning. >> faen you want more information on the heat or that rain, you can always check out your latest forecast at lester, erica? >>> still ahead, case dismissed. the u.s. open ref who walked into a courtroom an accused killer but walked out a free woman without ever facing a jury. >>> and luxury goods meet affordable living. what happens when neiman marcus and target pair up just in time for the holidays. but first, these messages. . . . . . [ male announcer ] with over 50 delicious choices of green giant vegetables it's easy to eat like a giant... ♪ and feel like a green giant. ♪ ho ho ho ♪ green giant ho ho ho he is a good little monkey and always very curious. one day george got an important letter... he's built a rocket ship to travel into space. girl: google, how far is earth to the moon? google voice r
Dec 19, 2012 7:00am PST
in the oakland hills. the house fortunately is built with some steel beams. and we'll be tearing into the wall and welding.much of gordon's work involves art in architecture...creating large scale pieces that are incorporated into the framework of new or existing buildings.we did the hiroshigui museum of art, in japan, we have work at the getty in los angeles, we have uh work, we just installed a very large installation for the bart station in san bruno. in 1997, gordon became the permanent artist in residence at artesa winery in carneros. there's a certain simpatico between the aesthetic that i carry, that is already here existing at the archi...with the architecture.all of the art on display at artesa from dramatic sculptures mixed media wall hangings...w as created by gordon.i would love to be able to see my art thru other people's eyes, but it's just not any given time, gordon has a half dozen projects in the pipeline. he works with a creative team of designers and engineers who help him turn his rough sketches and way out ideas, into works of's difficult to separ
Search Results 0 to 9 of about 10 (some duplicates have been removed)